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Chevrolet to Cruze into Vietnam

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This time, GM Daewoo Auto & Technology, as well as Vietnam Daewoo Motor Company have launched the Chevrolet Cruze in Vietnam – a global model that will be based on the Lacetti Premiere which [.].

Bradford: Twelve Years A Failure – His Reason To Kill CCAs

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Bradford’s right there with the old Vietnam strategy of destroying the village in order to save it. What a unique concept.

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Mazda2 local assembly to commence in Vietnam

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Mazda Motor Corporation will commence local assembly of the Mazda2 in Vietnam in October 2011. Sales of the locally assembled Mazda2 in Vietnam will also begin in October 2011. Vina Mazda is Mazda’s exclusive local distributor in Vietnam. Ltd in the Nui Thanh district of Quang Nam province. Brief

GM Daewoo Launching Chevrolet Cruze in Vietnam

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GM Daewoo Auto & Technology (GM Daewoo) and Vietnam Daewoo Motor Company (VIDAMCO) are launching the Chevrolet Cruze in Vietnam. VIDAMCO, which is celebrating its 17 th anniversary this year, held a launch ceremony at the Daewoo Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam, on 16 April. —GM Daewoo President and CEO Mike Arcamone.

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Siemens and Vinamotor launching first diesel-electric series hybrid bus in Vietnam

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Siemens and the Vietnam Motors Industry Corporation (Vinamotor) are launching the first hybrid bus with a combined electric/diesel drive in Hanoi.

Report: JGC-led consortium wins exclusive right to negotiate contract for $8B Vietnam refinery project

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Vietnam, which brought another refinery onstream in February 2009, will become able to meet more than two-thirds of its own demand for petrochemical products after the second refinery comes online at the outset of 2015. The Nikkei reports that a five-company consortium led by JGC Corp. The consortium includes Chiyoda Corp., Brief

First Private Oil and Gas Consortium Launches in Vietnam; DME Plant One of First Projects

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Vietnam’s first private oil and gas consortium, Sao Nam Petro, recently launched with the participation of DSME of South Korea; AGR of Norway; and Longbeach Oil and Otto Energy, both from Australia. t Nam News. It also plans to build a gas reservoir in the North. He asked the conglomerate to rapidly implement oil and gas projects in Viet Nam.

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Russia’s KAMAZ to create artificial city as autonomous driving testing ground

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It has assemblers in Vietnam, Iran, India, Kazakhstan, and Pakistan. Russian commercial vehicle manufacturer KAMAZ is proposing to create an artificial city as a testing ground for unmanned vehicles. The project will cost about 5 billion rubles (US$87 million). Russia has no such an area, although there is a need. Brief

Forecast puts global lead acid battery market at $76.44B by 2022

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Growth of the automotive industry in Indonesia, Mexico, India, Vietnam and Thailand is expected to propel the industry. In a new report, Grand View Research, Inc. forecasts that the global lead acid battery market will reach US$76.44 billion by 2022. VRLA (valve-regulated lead-acid) batteries are forecast to grow at a CAGR of 6.4% Brief

Ford unveils new 2015 Focus four-door sedan; 1.0L EcoBoost with start/stop comes to US model

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Facilities in Germany, the United States, Russia, China, Vietnam, Thailand, Taiwan and Argentina have a combined capacity to build more than 1.5

GM Korea introduces Alpheon eAssist; 25% improvement in fuel economy

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It operates five manufacturing facilities in Korea as well as an assembly facility in Vietnam. Alpheon eAssist Click to enlarge. Earlier post.).

Marubeni in Coal-Fired Power Plant Push for Asia

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Marubeni has already been awarded a contract to build a 600 MW advanced-technology coal-fired power station in Vietnam. This project is Marubeni’s tenth in Vietnam. The total power generation capacity of Marubeni’s supplied facilities in Vietnam exceeds 3,400 MW, representing about 20% of Vietnam’s total power generation capacity.

Mazda more than tripling gasoline and diesel SKYACTIV engine production capacity at powertrain plant in Thailand

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will be added to the engines produced, and the export of engines to vehicle production sites in the ASEAN countries of Malaysia and Vietnam will begin. Mazda Motor Corporation will increase the annual production capacity of the engine assembly plant at Mazda Powertrain Manufacturing (Thailand) Co., Mazda is investing ¥22.1 The SKYACTIV-G 2.0

Mazda3 global production reaches 5M units

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It is also assembled in Malaysia and Vietnam. Mazda Motor Corporation announced that the total production volume of the Mazda3 (known as Mazda Axela in Japan) reached five million units at the end of April 2016. It is the second Mazda to reach five million units of production, following the Mazda Familia. Ltd., Brief

Global Gas Prices | Hybrid Sales

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Vietnam. Expert predictions about where oil and gas prices are headed vary widely. prices at the pump. to $4 per gallon. car market. Country.

Ho Chi Minh City Testing Congestion Charge System

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Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) will test an electronic congestion charge system in the heavy traffic areas of the town center for six months. Sustainable-mobility.org. Traffic jams have a negative influence on the socio-economic development of the city”, explains Lê Hoàng Quân, President of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City.

Japan AIST Researchers Exploring Ethanol Production from Macro Algae

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They collected 10 species of macro green algae in Thailand, Vietnam and Japan, classified into 3 families, and determined the monosaccharide composition. Cheatomorpha aereas collected in Vietnam was the most glucose-rich sample of these samples, about 300 mg of glucose per gram of organic matter. seaweed). collected in Japan.

GM global sales up 7.6% in 2011 to 9.026M vehicles; China and US largest markets

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Other markets that posted significant year-over-year increases include Vietnam (79%), Russia (49%), Turkey (30%) and Germany (21%). More than 15 markets experienced record Chevrolet sales in 2011 with the largest year-over-year increases in Peru (81%), Vietnam (79%), Thailand (57%), South Africa (50%) and Israel (46%). change. Europe.

Study finds that bioenergy crops could have a significant impact on the hydrologic cycle of a region

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The Vietnam Education Foundation also supported the research. A new study led by Praveen Kumar at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, details the links between the hydrologic cycle and large-scale land conversion for the cultivation of bioenergy crops, both now and as growing conditions change in the future. Phong et al. Phong V.

Celanese sees new TCX ethanol process as key component in future growth; a paradigm shift in ethanol production

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Celanese is projecting that its new TCX ethanol process will drive substantial incremental revenue and growth opportunity. Source: Celanese. billion.

Nikkei: Honda To raise motorbike output to 20M by 2013

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In Vietnam, Honda will ramp up its capacity by 50% to 3 million bikes and start making global models with smaller engines there. The Nikkei reports that Honda Motor Co. plans to increase its motorcycle production by 30% on the year to 20 million units worldwide by fiscal 2013. Honda plans to double its annual output to 4.6 Brief

Wärtsilä enters into licence agreement with CSSC Guangzhou Marine Diesel Engine Co. Ltd for manufacture of Wärtsilä 2-stroke engines in China

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These are located mainly in Asia (Japan, Korea, China, Vietnam), but also in Europe (Croatia, Poland and Russia) and South America (Brazil). Wärtsilä Corporation and CSSC Guangzhou Marine Diesel Co. It covers the entire engine portfolio with a power range of between 4,300 and more than 80,000 kW per engine. Brief

Zinnov: automotive witnessing highest disruption among all industries; ~$6B invested in start-ups in FY 2015

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Management consulting firm Zinnov released its latest study conducted on the Automotive R&D Globalization Landscape, presenting a global engineering R&D analysis on the top 60 automotive companies and how are they leveraging the global R&D ecosystems to improve engineering output and efficiency. —Sidhant Rastogi, Partner, Zinnov. Brief

Study finds unprecedented urbanization and urban expansion in East-Southeast Asia from 2000 to 2010

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The overall study area covered East-Southeast Asia and included 17 countries: China (including Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR); Taiwan; Japan; Mongolia; North Korea; South Korea; Brunei Darussalam; Cambodia; Indonesia; Laos; Malaysia; Myanmar; Philippines; Singapore; Thailand; Timor-Leste; Vietnam. annually. —Professor Schneider. Resources.

Shanxi 2010 Coal Output To Rise Up To 30%

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The Shanxi consolidation drive, which aimed to close small, dangerous and inefficient mines, was a major factor in turning China into a net importer of coal last year, with a tripling of import volumes, mostly from Australia, Indonesia and Vietnam. People’s Daily. Shanxi produced 615 million tons of coal in 2009, about 20% of China’s total.

GM Daewoo Considering Hybrid for 2011

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It has five manufacturing facilities in Korea as well as an assembly facility in Vietnam. Yonhap. GM Daewoo Auto & Technology is considering producing a hybrid vehicle in 2011 in South Korea. GM Daewoo has tentatively agreed with its labor union on the plan to produce a hybrid car in South Korea, according to the official.

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Singapore Company Trialing Natural Gas Econic Waste Collection Vehicle

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Sembcorp Industries is one of the largest environmental companies on the Asian continent, and not only takes care of waste disposal in numerous cities and densely populated areas, but is also involved in energy and water supply in Singapore, China, Vietnam, Great Britain, the United Arab Emirates and Oman.

Rolls-Royce secures first order for new wave-piercing offshore platform supply vessel; reduced fuel consumption and enhanced safety

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Rolls-Royce announced the first order for its new wave-piercing offshore platform supply vessel (PSV), from Farstad Shipping. The Rolls Royce PSV.

Yunnan Investment Group and BYD to open new energy vehicle plants in Southwest China

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Yunnan Province, located in far southwest China, has a population of about 50 million, concentrated in about eight large cities, and borders with Myanmar, Laos, and Vietnam. Currently, the province’s main manufacturing industries are iron and steel production, copper-smelting and commercial vehicle production. —Yunnan Authorities.

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Saudis Expand Price War Downstream

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by Gaurav Agnihotri for Oilprice.com. The undisputed king of oil and gas is making some moves that could change the face of the global refining sector.

Alberta to Host Underground Coal Gasification Demo; Update on Linc Chinchilla UCG In Australia

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The most recent learning and technology will also be applied to the design of the reactor and above ground facilities for a Vietnam pilot project.

LCFS pathways for renewable diesel produced in Singapore from NA tallow and SE Asian fish oil

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This feedstock is rendered in Vietnam and shipped by truck approximately 50 miles to the Cantho terminals and transferred to an ocean tanker. The other applications under consideration are for landfill gas to LNG and CNG; canola to biodiesel; and corn ethanol and sorghum ethanol. gCO 2 e/MJ. North American tallow RD. CI = 39.33 19.65 Brief

NOAA: Global Combined Land and Ocean Surface Temperature Was Second Warmest for September

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Typhoon Ketsana became 2009’s second-deadliest tropical cyclone so far, claiming nearly 500 lives across the Philippines, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam. The combined global land and ocean surface temperature was the second warmest September on record, according to NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, NC. Credit: NOAA. F (15.0 °C).

GE and Shenhua open coal gasification joint venture in China

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The region’s coal industry comprises China, India, Australia, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Thailand, Vietnam and New Zealand. GE announced the opening of GE Shenhua Gasification Technology Company Ltd., a 50:50 joint venture with Shenhua Group to advance the development and deployment of “cleaner coal” technology solutions in China. Brief

Tropical Storm Ketsana Kills More Than 240, Displaces More Than 609,000 in Philippines

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Ketsana caused the country’s worst flooding in 42 years, according to the Philippine government and observers on the ground. Manila. Click to enlarge.

Ricardo study predicts that BRIC automotive markets will be eclipsed by the “Rising-15”

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Ricardo’s Rising-15 automotive markets include: Argentina; Egypt; Indonesia; Iran; Malaysia; Mexico; Morocco; Nigeria; Peru; the Philippines; South Africa; Thailand; Turkey; Ukraine; and Vietnam. Positioning the Rising 15. Source: Ricardo Consulting. Click to enlarge. Nissan introducing new Datsun in Indonesia. million vehicles in 2012.

Japan Automakers Support B5, E10 as Baseline Biofuel Blends, Recommend Specifications to ASEAN Countries

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Experts from JAMA visited six countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam) to share their recommended specifications of the two first-generation biofuels. Blending and fueling. For the use of ethanol-blended gasoline as conventional gasoline for vehicles, JAMA recommends a blending ratio of maximum 10% (E10).

GM Daewoo considering hybrid in 2011

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The company has five manufacturing facilities in Korea as well as an assembly facility in Vietnam. The South Korean market has already shown its willingness to embrace green car technologies so it comes as no surprise that GM Daewoo Auto & Technology is considering producing a hybrid vehicle in the country in two years time.

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Ford issues 2015 trends report; the emergent role of Generation Z

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Between 2008 and 2013, obesity in the population ages 15+ rose 92% in Vietnam; 57% in China; and 37% in India. The Looking Further with Ford 2015 report pays particular attention to the role of Generation Z—roughly defined as those born after 1993. —Sheryl Connelly, Ford global consumer trend and futuring manager.

Marine Ecosystems Capture Carbon Emissions Equal to Near 50% of Emissions of Global Transport; UN Agencies Propose Blue Carbon Fund for Their Support

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Carbon cycle. Credit: Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal. Click to enlarge. Blue carbon sink. Credit: Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal.